Host, his wife and 8 guests are to be seated on a round dining table at random. The probability that the host and his wife sit together is :

A

$$1/9$$

B

$$2/9$$

C

$$1/5$$

D

$$1/10$$

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Correct option is A. $$1/9$$

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